Monthly Archives: May 2013

Just Friends: Friday Fictioneers 31May2013

The Friday Fictioneers is a group writing 100 word flash fiction from a photo prompt. This week’s pic comes from Janet Webb. This time, I’m celebrating my birthday with a birthday story. It begins after the picture. You can find … Continue reading

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Newport Beach Dining

Living the good life.

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Birds of Newport Beach

Visiting friends in Newport Beach, California. That means visiting our friends in the bird world too. I don’t know all these birds so some help from experts out there would be appreciated. Hawk (Kite?) under attack by Hummingbird Tern Unknown … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: In the Background

This week’s photo challenge is to submit pics where the main subject fades into the background or the background dominates the subject. The challenge post may be found here: http://dailypost.wordpress.com/2013/05/24/weekly-photo-challenge-in-the-background/ I don’t have many pics of me, but I find … Continue reading

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The Elevator Pitch – The Daily Prompt: Elevator

A work of Science Fiction in response for the Daily Prompt: Elevator. Prompt can be found here: http://dailypost.wordpress.com/2013/05/24/daily-prompt-elevator/ Story begins after the image. 750 words. The Elevator Pitch I’d seen about people like him on the Discovery series, “Taboo.” They … Continue reading

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A Dangerous Mission: Friday Fictioneers 24May2013

The Friday Fictioneers is a group writing flash fiction each week. Rochelle Wisoff-Fields leads us all in a merry chase to write a 100 word story based upon a photo prompt. The word limit isn’t strict limit. It’s rather bendable. … Continue reading

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Mismatch – Trifecta: Week Seventy-Eight

This week’s goal for the Trifecta Writing Challenge is to write a story between 33 and 333 words long and use the third definition for the word, “Pedantic.” PEDANTIC (adjective): unimaginative, pedestrian The challenge page can be found here: http://www.trifectawritingchallenge.com/2013/05/trifecta-week-seventy-eight.htmlContinue reading

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